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This web page contains links to 17 science Units developed for grades 4-8.  Included are such diverse topics as astronomy, electricity, sound and music, energy, light, magnets, simple machine, structures and shapes, and space.  Each Unit is composed of background information, lessons emphasizing hands-on problem solving, reproducible student activity sheets, and links to relevant reference materials.  The Units were designed to complement student tours of the Canada Science and Technology Museum, but they are standards-aligned for use within most K-8 curricula.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Solar System
- Space Exploration
Classical Mechanics
- Work and Energy
= Conservation of Energy
= Mechanical Power
= Simple Machines
= Work
Electricity & Magnetism
- DC Circuits
= Power and Energy
- Magnetic Fields and Forces
= Interacting Magnets
General Physics
- Collections
Oscillations & Waves
- Instruments
= Electronic Instruments
- Sound Reproduction
- Wave Motion
= Wave Properties of Sound
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
= Problem/Problem Set
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physical Science
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
- New teachers
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© 2008 Canada Science and Technology Museum Corporation
Keywords:
astronomy, collection, electricity, elementary school science, energy
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Metadata instance created February 18, 2008 by Caroline Hall
Record Updated:
October 13, 2008 by Lyle Barbato
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when Cataloged:
January 31, 2008

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Topic: Digital Collections: Physics and Physical Science
Unit Title: Online Resource Collections

This web page contains links to 17 science Units developed for grades 4-8.  Included are such diverse topics as astronomy, electricity, sound and music, energy, light, magnets, simple machine, structures and shapes, and space.  Each Unit is composed of background information, lessons emphasizing hands-on problem solving, reproducible student activity sheets, and links to relevant reference materials.

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AIP Format
(Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., Ottawa, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/tellmeabout.cfm).
AJP/PRST-PER
Canada Science and Technology Museum: School Zone (Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., Ottawa, 2008), <http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/tellmeabout.cfm>.
APA Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum: School Zone. (2008, January 31). Retrieved August 21, 2014, from Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.: http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/tellmeabout.cfm
Chicago Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp.. Canada Science and Technology Museum: School Zone. Ottawa: Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., January 31, 2008. http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/tellmeabout.cfm (accessed 21 August 2014).
MLA Format
Canada Science and Technology Museum: School Zone. Ottawa: Canada Science and Technology Museum Corp., 2008. 31 Jan. 2008. 21 Aug. 2014 <http://www.sciencetech.technomuses.ca/english/schoolzone/tellmeabout.cfm>.
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